The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 605 583 534
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -49
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 56 59 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.27% 1.24% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 25
Median daily rate £450 £531 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £713 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £469 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4416 4747 5386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.17% 8.33% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2655 2687 2813
Median daily rate £438 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
- +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 57 75
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £31.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -27.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £17.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £50.37 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -25.00%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP PP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP PP within the UK.

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SAP PP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP PP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP within the UK.

SAP PP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 46 £438 -19.90% 9
London -1 8 £380 -42.64%
East of England +24 6 £431 -
Bedfordshire +8 6 £431 -
North West -3 5 £475 -10.58% 5
North East -42 5 £438 - 2
West Midlands -27 4 - -
Luton - 4 £425 -
Midlands -4 3 - -
Northern Ireland - 3 £450 -
Durham +9 2 £425 - 2
South East +3 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -9 2 £470 +4.44%
Darlington - 2 £425 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £470 -
East Midlands -3 1 - -
Manchester -11 1 £475 +18.75%
Coventry -15 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 94 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (34.04%) Manufacturing
3 19 (20.21%) SAP MM
4 13 (13.83%) Migration
5 11 (11.70%) Quality Management
6 10 (10.64%) SAP WM
7 9 (9.57%) SAP QM
8 8 (8.51%) SAP CO
8 8 (8.51%) SAP FI
8 8 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (8.51%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (8.51%) SAP EWM
8 8 (8.51%) Data Migration
9 7 (7.45%) ERP
9 7 (7.45%) LSMW
9 7 (7.45%) Logistics
10 6 (6.38%) SAP PP-PI
11 5 (5.32%) Life Science
11 5 (5.32%) SAP ERP
11 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (5.32%) SAP SCM
11 5 (5.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (4.26%) LIMS
12 4 (4.26%) Automotive
12 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (3.19%) SAP BW
13 3 (3.19%) SAP SD
13 3 (3.19%) MTS
13 3 (3.19%) SAP BI
13 3 (3.19%) Finance

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.19%) MTS
Business Applications
1 19 (20.21%) SAP MM
2 10 (10.64%) SAP WM
3 9 (9.57%) SAP QM
4 8 (8.51%) SAP CO
4 8 (8.51%) SAP EWM
4 8 (8.51%) SAP FI
4 8 (8.51%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (6.38%) SAP PP-PI
6 5 (5.32%) SAP ERP
6 5 (5.32%) SAP SCM
7 3 (3.19%) SAP LE
7 3 (3.19%) SAP SD
8 2 (2.13%) SAP APO
9 1 (1.06%) SAP CS
9 1 (1.06%) SAP HCM
9 1 (1.06%) SAP MII
9 1 (1.06%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) SAP BI
1 3 (3.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) LSMW
General
1 32 (34.04%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.26%) Automotive
4 3 (3.19%) Finance
5 2 (2.13%) German Language
6 1 (1.06%) Danish Language
6 1 (1.06%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.06%) French Language
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (77.66%) Consultant
1 73 (77.66%) SAP Consultant
2 47 (50.00%) SAP PP Consultant
3 10 (10.64%) SAP QM Consultant
4 8 (8.51%) SAP EWM Consultant
4 8 (8.51%) SAP MM Consultant
4 8 (8.51%) SAP WM Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) SAP Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) SAP PP Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) SAP Support
5 5 (5.32%) SAP Support Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) SAP Trainer
5 5 (5.32%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Support Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Trainer
6 3 (3.19%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (3.19%) SAP PP Trainer
6 3 (3.19%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Life Science
2 4 (4.26%) LIMS
3 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.19%) User Experience
4 1 (1.06%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.83%) Migration
2 11 (11.70%) Quality Management
3 8 (8.51%) Data Migration
3 8 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (7.45%) ERP
4 7 (7.45%) Logistics
5 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.13%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.13%) Demand Management
8 2 (2.13%) Kanban
9 1 (1.06%) Change Management
9 1 (1.06%) PLM
9 1 (1.06%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (1.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.06%) Supply Chain Management
9 1 (1.06%) Time Management
9 1 (1.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) SAP